Lufthansa pilots to strike tomorrow, Tuesday, September 8, 2015

The pilots' union at Lufthansa announced a one-day strike on both long-distance passenger and cargo flights out of Germany on Tuesday from 06:00 to 22:00 (10:00 pm) GMT. Just under half of Lufthansa’s long-haul flights for Tuesday are cancelled.

Lufthansa reports that 90 out of 170 planned long-haul flights will operate on Tuesday, as well as all seven cargo flights, with pilots who are volunteering to work.

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Check with your air carrier or tour operator to determine if your flight is affected.